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Bosch KGN56XI40 Fridge Freezer

400L 105L 700mm 1,930mm May 2016
A+++
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £509.95 Electricity cost over 10 years
Bosch fridge freezers have good reviews
Very large total net capacity
Quite large freezer net capacity

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Bosch Fridge Freezers Have Good Reviews

Bosch is one of the better rated fridge manufacturers according to average expert and owner review score data that we have collected for all fridge freezers.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This Bosch fridge has an efficiency rating of A+++. The KGN56XI40 is typical compared to the other 86 latest comparable spec fridge freezers that we have analysed for 24 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 24 year running cost of the KGN56XI40 is £510.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was May 2016 when this fridge was released.


Performance

Very Large Total Net Capacity

The smallest total net capacity of large fridge net capacity fridges that have been available for the last year is 250L, the largest is 510L, and the average total net capacity is 370L. When compared to other large fridge net capacity fridges that have been available for around the same time as this fridge, the KGN56XI40's total net capacity of 505 liters is one of the largest.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 40 decibels, the Bosch KGN56XI40 has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other fridge freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge freezer.

Other fridge freezers with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Bauknecht KGNF 20P (39dB), or the Gorenje RK 6202 EW (£448.50) (40dB).

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T (Tropical) Climate Class

This fridge has a SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) climate class, which is typical of many large fridge net capacity fridges that were released in the last year.

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Freezer

Quite Large Freezer Net Capacity

The KGN56XI40 has one of the larger freezer net capacitioes (105 liters) amongst comparable spec fridges of this age. The average freezer net capacity of large fridge net capacity fridges that were launched in the last 12 months is 96L, and the freezer net capacitioes range from 21L to 210L.

If this fridge freezer net capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the Indesit LR9 S1Q F X (111L), or the Bosch KGE49BI41 (£933.87) (111L).

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

At 24 hours, the KGN56XI40 has a relatively typical storage time during power failure compared to most of the other recently released fridge freezers.

Fridges with a longer storage time during power failure that might be worth considering include the CNel 4813 (26h), or the CN 4813 (£449) (26h) both from Liebherr.

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Very Big Freezing Capacity

With a freezing capacity of 18 kilograms per 24 hours, the Bosch KGN56XI40 has a very big freezing capacity compared to most of the other fridges that came out around the same time as this fridge freezer. Recently released large fridge net capacity fridges have freezing capacities of between 2kg/24h and 18kg/24h.

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Features No Frost (freezer)

The KGN56XI40 features No Frost (freezer). Most of the other similar spec fridges that have been on the market for the last year also feature No Frost (freezer).

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Only Two Shelves/baskets (freezer)

Most recently released fridge freezers have between one and three shelves/baskets (freezer), including the KGN56XI40 which has two shelves/baskets (freezer).

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Design

Has a Built-In Display

The KGN56XI40 has a built-in display. Most of the other fridges that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge also have a built-in display.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The KGN56XI40 has a reversible doors. Most of the other recently released similar spec fridges also have a reversible doors.

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Fresh Zone

Has a Fresh Zone Compartment

The Bosch KGN56XI40 has a fresh zone compartment, as do most of the other recently released large fridge net capacity fridges.

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Ergonomics

Has a Door Open Alarm

The KGN56XI40 has a door open alarm, as do most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that were released in the last year.

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Fridge

Has a Super Cool Function

The KGN56XI40 has a Super Cool function. Most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that have been available for around the same time as this fridge also have a Super Cool function.

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Has a Multi-Airflow System (fridge)

The KGN56XI40 has a multi-Airflow system (fridge), as do most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge.

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Features No Frost (fridge)

The KGN56XI40 features No Frost (fridge), as do most of the other recently released fridge freezers.

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400 Liters Fridge Net Capacity

This is a 400 liters net fridge capacity fridge.

If you want a larger fridge net capacity then you might want to consider the LG GSL761PZXV (£969) (405L).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kgn56xi40
Barcodes 04242002907048

Bosch KGN56XI40 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch KGN56XI40 review we compared this fridge freezer to 2,701 other models. For each fridge freezer that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 372,298 product attributes, 1,717 fridge freezer reviews and 1,704,900 historical fridge freezer prices from 108 fridge freezer retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this fridge freezer compared to the other models as well as any areas where this fridge freezer is lacking.

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